Bug #74226 Fail to install mysql-utilities_1.5.2-1ubuntu12.04_all.deb Percona server
Submitted: 4 Oct 2014 19:22 Modified: 6 Oct 2014 14:43
Reporter: David Turner Email Updates:
Status: Won't fix Impact on me:
Category:MySQL Fabric Severity:S3 (Non-critical)
Version:mysql-utilities_1.5.2-1ubuntu12.04_all.d OS:Linux (Ubuntu 12.04)
Assigned to: CPU Architecture:Any

[4 Oct 2014 19:22] David Turner
When installing mysql-utilities_1.5.2-1ubuntu12.04_all.deb it fails because the mysql directory doesn't exist in 


Once I created mysql in the above directory the install completed successfully, thx Mats.

How to repeat:
dturner@snt-rf18-1a:/tmp$ sudo dpkg -i mysql-utilities_1.5.2-1ubuntu12.04_all.deb
(Reading database ... 90483 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace mysql-utilities 1.5.2 (using mysql-utilities_1.5.2-1ubuntu12.04_all.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement mysql-utilities ...
postrm script for mysql-utilities
not found /mysql
Setting up mysql-utilities (1.5.2) ...
postinst script for mysql-utilities
WARNING: /usr/local/encap/python-2.7.7/lib/python2.7/site-packages/mysql not found.
Processing triggers for man-db ...

Suggested fix:
mkdir  /usr/local/encap/python-2.7.7/lib/python2.7/site-packages/mysql
[6 Oct 2014 14:43] Mats Kindahl
Hi David! Thank you for the bug report, verified as described. As you note, there seems to be a missing "mkdir" in the package installation script.
[6 Jul 2017 19:19] Bugs System
Status updated to 'Won't fix' (Fabric is now covered under Oracle Lifetime Sustaining Support)